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SBU Prospective Students

Partnering With Parents

Parents with students

Welcome to SBU, a Christ-centered, caring academic community dedicated to preparing your son or daughter for a life of purpose and a fulfilling career. Our 152-acre Bolivar campus with approximately 1,600 undergraduate students has been recognized as one of America’s 100 Best College Buys®. What that means is that you can be confident that your child will be strengthened by an excellent education and enjoy the spiritual nourishment that will grow their faith, building on the foundation you’ve provided. We have just been named one of Americas Best College Scholarships®. The resources below will acquaint you with SBU and help you support your son or daughter through the application process and while enrolled as an SBU student.

We’re here for parents, too!

Admissions — Get Answers to Your Questions  
Financial Aid — Making Sense of the Dollars
Housing — Helping Your Child Get Settled
Security — A Word About Safety on Campus
Student Life — Campus Activities
Resources for Parents and Students — Comprehensive Help for College Success
Visit Campus — Come See Us
Parent Connection - Order treats for your student for birthday, Valentine's Day or Finals Week

Parents of Prospective Students
Making the Transition